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Blake Shelton brings his BS to the fashion world

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Warner Music NashvilleThe business of Blake Shelton is booming, and now the star of The Voice is expanding into fashion.

The “I’ll Name the Dogs” hitmaker will launch his new clothing line at Macy’s with an appearance at New York City’s Herald Square location on November 2. The Oklahoma native shared the news on Instagram, along with a photo of him wearing a plaid shirt and jeans that are presumably a part of the BS by Blake Shelton collection.

Blake’s new album, Texoma Shore, follows on November 3. If you’re keeping up, already this fall, Blake has re-released …read more

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Thomas Rhett’s forced to keep the Home Team in the dugout this weekend

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The Valory Music Co.Sometimes even the Home Team has to stay at home. Due to illness, that’s what Thomas Rhett will be doing this weekend.

TR was to bring the Home Team Tour to St. Paul, Minnesota; Brookings, South Dakota; and Omaha, Nebraska starting Thursday night. He and Old Dominion and newcomer Walker Hayes are still coming — fans will just have to wait a little longer.

The “Unforgettable” hitmaker will now play St. Paul on November 29, Brookings on December 1, and Omaha on December 2. If you have any ticketing issues, you should resolve them at the original point …read more

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We’re Live from the S’AWESOME Grand Re-Opening At Wendy’s of Marquette

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Marquette, MI  –  October 26, 2017  –  We’re broadcasting live from Wendy’s for another 30 minutes! Come down and meet our radio guys during the Chatting with more staff from Wendy’s of Marquette on 103-FXD and Sunny.FM 101.9 Grand Re-opening! We’re celebrating the re-opening of Wendy’s after the building’s remodel was completed earlier this month. […]

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Nerves, excitement and memories on the red carpet at Kenny Rogers’ Farewell Concert Celebration

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Blackbird PresentsOn the red carpet before All in for the Gambler: Kenny Rogers’ Farewell Concert Celebration Wednesday night in Nashville, it was a combination of nerves, excitement and memories.

“I’m doing ‘Lucille,’” Justin Moore explained. “I found out two days ago… As with a lot of songs that he did, there are a lot of words… And I’m familiar with the song and have sang along to it, but not in front of Kenny Rogers, so I’m hoping not to destroy it tonight,” the Arkansas native laughed.

Lady Antebellum reminisced about how Kenny had taken them overseas on tour for the very …read more

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Country star trivia

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Comstock/Thinkstock In 1999, then-61-year-old Kenny Rogers became the oldest singer ever to top the Billboardcountry chart, when this song hit #1. Can you name the tune that also featured vocals from Alison Krauss and Billy Dean? ANSWER: “Buy Me a Rose.”

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Luke Bryan debuts “Light It Up” video, dates for first leg of What Makes You Country tour

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Capitol NashvilleThere’s lots of Luke Bryan news this morning. First, he’s premiered the video for his new single, “Light It Up.” Second, he’s announced the first leg of his 2018 What Makes You Country tour.

The video for “Light It Up” stars Jimmy Butler of the Minnesota Timberwolves, a country fan who’s been Luke’s guests at several concerts. In the clip, Jimmy comes off the court after a game and looks to see if his girl has texted him — they’d had a fight earlier. As he’s swarmed by reporters …read more

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Nashville notes

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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Michael Ray and newcomer Ryan Kinder helped launch Musicians on Call’s tenth Bedside Performance Program in Nashville, earlier this week at TriStar Centennial Medical Center. Michael and Ryan’s label, Warner Music Nashville, also donated $10,000 to help the cause. Musicians on Call works to bring music to the bedsides of patients all across the country.

“Greatest Love Story” hitmakers LANCO made their Grand Ole Opry debut Tuesday night during the annual Opry Goes Pink celebration to fight breast cancer.

Chris Stapleton will be one of the headliners at the inaugural Innings Festival March 23-25 in Tempe, Arizona. Luke Combs and …read more

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Kenny and Dolly “go out like rock stars” at the Gambler’s Farewell Celebration

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ABC RadioWednesday night in Nashville, the Gambler played his final hand, in a concert celebrating his 60-year-career and marking his retirement from touring.

For most of the evening, Kenny Rogers sat at the corner of the stage with his wife Wanda, watching as the hottest stars in country music and legends from the worlds of rock, R&B and Broadway interpreted his songs. The night didn’t reach its peak however, until Kenny closed the show by doing one last set with his longtime friend and duet partner, Dolly Parton.

Early in the program, the crowd couldn’t resist singing along once Justin Moore hit …read more

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Kidney stones, mountain remedies and a “Chemo Hero”: Dolly talks medicine with Dr. Oz on Thursday

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Webster Public Relations/Sony Pictures TelevisionLook for Dolly Parton to make a special appearance on Dr. Oz on Thursday.

The entertainment icon stops by to discuss a variety of topics, including the “mountain medicine” she grew up with, as well as her own personal battles with kidney stones.

Dolly also takes Dr. Oz on a visit to Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital in Nashville during the show. The Country-Music-Hall-of-Famer recently donated $1 million to the facility, where her niece Hannah Dennison was treated for leukemia as a child. Hannah is the inspiration for the songs “Chemo Hero” and “Brave Little Soldier” on Dolly’s new …read more

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Something’s coming from Cam: “Burning House” hitmaker teases lead single from sophomore album

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ABC/Image Group LA Cam‘s “Burning House” was a bona fide, #1 smash that went on to grab Grammy, CMA and AMA nominations, but it’s been awhile since we’ve heard new music from the Untamed singer.

That’s all about to change.

“New song. This Friday. Love, Cam,” she tweeted earlier this week, adding “Can’t wait for you to meet her…”

Tuesday evening, Cam shared a short video showing her staring off into the distance, as a brief instrumental clip played in the background. Stay tuned to Cam’s socials to see if she continues revealing …read more

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